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No charges for STEM security guard who injured students

The privately hired security guard on duty during the STEM School Highlands Ranch shooting injured two students and was illegally carrying a weapon on school grounds, 4th Judicial District Attorney … more

Bill aims to repeal Colorado death penalty

After years of coming up short, advocates of repealing the death penalty may finally cross the finish line this year with newfound support from two Republican senators. “From a philosophical … more

Welcome the Year of the Rat in the metro area

According to the calendar of the Lunar New Year, 2020 is the Year of the Rat - the first sign of the zodiac. And there are plenty of options hosted by Denver’s thriving Asian-American community to … more

Fairy tale characters take stage in show not for kids

Fairy tale princesses have long been part and parcel of our literary and social fabric, as they were created from ancient folk tales — and have more recently evolved through Disney films and now, … more

Artworks bring color to library in winter

Longtime Littleton painter rita derjue has an exhibit of colorful recent works at Bemis Library through Jan. 30 in the gallery. Some are familiar mountain landscapes, while others may be scenes from … more

Coffee, cops and conversation

When John Collins took the job as Englewood's police chief in 2011, he wanted to create a better relationship between the Englewood Police Department and Englewood citizens. He envisioned a community … more

Englewood family targets childhood cancer

Englewood resident Hailey Walker will never forget the moment when she was at the Children's Hospital Colorado last October. Her daughter Hudson Walker, who is 18 months old, was fighting Ewing's … more

My Name Is ... Jim Benton

Backyard dreams I worked at Rocky Mountain News 41 years. I always say, “If you've got to go to work, you might as well go to a game.” I got into writing in the Lincoln Log — the (Denver) … more

Women's fitness center finds new home

From humble beginnings, Camp MissFits is reaching new heights. The women's fitness center, founded in 2006 by Priscilla Freed, started out meeting in public parks. After years in a cramped studio … more

Builder proposes attached dwellings in Englewood

A Colorado Springs home builder wants to bring 72 attached dwellings to Englewood. The Galiant Homes home builder met with Englewood residents on Dec. 5 as part of an informal presentation that … more

‘You Lost Me’ finds audience in Denver

Examining historical documents is like reading a ghost story. When playwright and director Bonnie Metzgar came across a list of about 166 Irish people saved by 17-year-old Ann Harvey from a wreck off … more

Abstract artist to share techniques, approaches

Denver-based abstract artist Homare Ikeda will teach “A New Look at Tools and Skills” from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on March 7 for guild members and guests of the Heritage Fine Arts Guild of Arapahoe … more

Reporter Stories: Lakewood's watching The Watchdog

Lakewood Community Editor Joseph Rios and West Metro Editor Glenn Wallace discuss Lakewood's efforts to quiet community newsletter The Watchdog. Is this an electioneering issue or a question about … more

Short-term rental issue returns to Englewood City Council

Englewood City Council was nearly at the finish line last October for an ordinance to regulate short-term rentals, a service where homeowners rent out their residence or rooms for 30 days or less. … more

New Bishop Elementary welcomes students

William Bishop wanted Englewood students to be all they could be, according to his son, Ned Bishop. Bishop served as superintendent for Englewood Schools from 1954 up until his death in 1968, and he … more

Meals on Wheels, in 'forever home,' needs public's help

TLC Meals on Wheels is up and rolling in its new home, but there's still lots of work to do. Meals on Wheels, which delivers healthy food and companionship to homebound seniors and people with … more

Q&A with state Sen. Jeff Bridges on 2020 legislative session

Colorado Community Media asked the following questions of state Sen. Jeff Bridges, D- Greenwood Village, ahead of the 2020 legislative session, which began Jan. 8. Bridges represents Senate District … more

Q&A with state Rep. Meg Froelich on 2020 legislative session

Colorado Community Media asked the following questions of state Rep. Meg Froelich, D-Englewood, ahead of the 2020 legislative session, which began Jan. 8. Froelich represents House District 3, which … more

New film shares forgotten WWII story

The horrors of the Holocaust were not just confined to the European continent. Stories of the slaughter of the Jews spread the world over, but unlike the U.S., Canada and many other countries, the … more

Paintings and princesses come to gallery, theater

Fanciful paintings by Tara Pappas of Laramie, Wyoming will fill Stanton Gallery at Littleton’s Town Hall Arts Center, 2450 W. Main St., in January while the theater runs performances of the … more
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